M&A Monday Means a Good Day for Stocks.

M&A Monday on Wall Street. Mergers helping lift the major indexes. All three closing out the day with gains. Among the big deals—It looks like Abbvie will finally get the ok from its takeover target Shire after it raised its offer to $53 billion. The deal, one of the latest largely tax driven marriages, Abbvie could cut its U.S. tax bill by moving its tax base to the UK.

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